Senior Full Stack Developer

Reports to: Sr. Director, Product

Location: Mid-town Toronto (Avenue & Davenport)

Type: Full Time / Permanent

About Our Company

#movethedial is a global movement with a mission to advance the participation and leadership of all

women in the tech industry. We seek to #movethedial through building awareness, inspiring action,

galvanizing & amplifying collective community and corporate efforts, and through delivering high impact

programs.

Position

The core of our current business is events-focused, but we are expanding our offering to build a tech

platform and bring the ethos of our mission and community online. We are seeking an experienced,

energetic, and passionate person to help lead #movethedial’s digital evolution. By leveraging your senior

level expertise, you will support the overall technical build and health of our applications. Working to help

create a highly collaborative team, you will use your experience and mentoring skills to help bring our

team to the next level, while following standards and best practices and keeping up with the latest trends

and technologies.

Responsibilities

  • By leveraging your expertise, you will support the overall technical health of our applications

  • You will build and evolve our website, consumer and business apps and integrate with

    custom built NodeJS RESTful APIs

  • You will engage tools and industry recommendations to ensure quality and deliver high

    performance software

  • You will help maintain a solid testing strategy and ensure new features built are tested at

    multiple levels

  • By executing code reviews and mentoring other team members you will foster a learning

    environment and ensure the highest standard of code quality

  • You will participate and represent the company at industry events and training activities, and

    incorporate learnings into the product build cycle.

  • You will collaborate with the Marketing and Product team members to clarify requirements and project deliverables

  • You will design technical solutions and select the best tools and libraries for the job

Requirements

  • Proven experience with front-end development (ES2018 JavaScript, React, CSS)

  • Proven experience in backend and API development (leveraging tools such as; Node.js,

  • Typescript, PostgreSQL, Redis)

  • Strong Experience with React

  • Experience designing and documenting APIs (we use Node.js, Express, OpenAPI Spec)

  • Experience as a technical lead in an agile environment

Great to Have’s

  • Experience in building scalable production services and monitoring performance (leveraging tools such as; Kibana, NewRelic)

  • Strong Experience with client-side testing (leveraging tools such as Jest)

  • Strong Experience with Inclusive development and a11y best practices

  • Prior experience deploying applications to Heroku or other cloud services

Apply now by e-mailing your resumé to careers@movethedial.com


#MOVETHEDIAL Values:

Authenticity - we are committed to showing up whole-heartedly with the highest respect for ourselves and others. We trust and support one another and communicate openly.

Abundance - we believe that we can all win and that we can accomplish more together. We are open, collaborative, and we celebrate and amplify the success of others.

Action - we are optimistic about the future and have confidence in our ability to make a BIG impact by acting instead of talking. We are scrappy and favour progress over perfection.

Inclusiveness - we firmly believe that we are better together and that Diversity and Inclusiveness are critical to the success of all teams.

Passion - we are committed to developing experiences and partnerships that amaze and delight our community.

Grit - we persist because of our passion, even in the face of obstacles.

#movethedial is an equal opportunity employer. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

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